Job Description: Freelance copy editor
Job Duration: Freelance/project basis
Company or Publication Name: ConsumerSearch.com
Job requirements or qualifications: ConsumerSearch.com seeks qualified candidates for the position of freelance copy editor. The ideal candidate will have a degree in journalism, communications or English, and prior professional experience as a copy editor for print or online media is a must. Past experience editing consumer news and product reviews is a plus, but not necessary, and knowledge of AP style is preferred.
This is a contract position that pays $20 per hour or higher, based on experience. A typical work load is 5-10 hours per week, but assignments are made on an as-needed basis and may not be consistent from week to week. Applicants must have reliable Internet access, their own reference materials and Microsoft Word.
To apply: Please send cover letter and resume to recruiting@...
and put "freelance copy editor" in the subject line. Applicants who meet our search criteria will be asked to take a copy editing test.
About our company: ConsumerSearch.com is part of The New York Times Companyâs digital operations, which includes NYTimes.com, Boston.com and About.com. ConsumerSearch.com is not affiliated with The New York Times newspaper.
The New York Times Company is committed to a policy of providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation or disability.